Climate change and nature loss are the greatest global threats we face. We need to act now to protect what we love and reach net zero emissions. Together we can create a cleaner, healthier, happier and more successful nation. Doing nothing isn’t an option.
Scotland, let’s do net zero.
Scotland’s Climate Week is happening 13 – 19 September, celebrating the action being taken across Scotland to reach net zero emissions, in the run up to COP26.
Scotland is taking action to tackle the global climate emergency. Across the nation, government, businesses, communities and individuals are working together to protect Scotland and our planet. By making changes to how we live and work we’ll reach net zero emissions by 2045 and build a better, fairer world. Find out what you can do.
Take action starting now
To achieve net zero by 2045, we must take action now. Start here to find ways that you can make changes in your life at home and on the go.
Planning and shopping smarter can help you to reduce the amount of food you waste.
To help support people with the move to an electric vehicle, the Scottish Government has a range of funding available.
We've seen huge changes in the way we travel due to the coronavirus pandemic. For many of us, cycling has been a welcome activity, and it's great for the environment too.
Often the cost of making energy efficient home improvements can put people off taking action. That's why the Scottish Government have put in place a range of grants, funding, and support to help householders reduce their bills and save energy.
The world’s biggest summit on climate change comes to Glasgow this October and November.